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Just wondering why would it have been reworked in the UK, we had our own gear.
But, there is the possibility it could have been passed through one of the military surplus firms and they wanted to make items 'flash'.
If it was intended to drop German arms to occupied countries during the war, why a cosmetic work over.
 

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The British did rework some captured K98k. They are marked with a Broadarrow and "AA", believed to indicate either Alexandria Arsenal or Allhalabad Arsenal. They sometimes have unit discs in the stocks marked with MP and a number. Some have painted markings "R.F. S.R.I". A small star is usually stamped next to the receiver serial number.

Story is that 200 rifles were imported from India (Portuguese Goa) by Interarms in the early 1960s. Maybe the bayonet was reworked in India? If they sent rifles to police units there, one could assume some bayonets went along with them.
 

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Just a thought, Mausers from Goa should not be a surprise. As you note, it was Portuguese colony, until 30.05.1987, when it was taken into India following a referendum.
I note the Broad Arrow but could the rifles have been taken over by the Portuguese?
Although with British agreement, Portugal remained neutral during the early part of WW2, but in 1943 the Treaty of 1373 between the nations was re-activated.
As Allies, the rifles may have been worked on in India for Portugal.
The Indian Army lists 1933 & 1938 assign the Arsenal marks AA to Allahabad.
 
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